Political World Affairs

Specify your topic clearly, and draw upon course reading materials and perspectives from the course in planning and writing the paper
Avoid the use of jargon and dense concepts and aim for clarity and substance in your arguments
Avoid writing book reviews or summaries when undertaking your research project. High marks will depend on your ability to reflect critically on the content of, and engage with international politics/affairs literature and diverse sources of contemporary world affairs relevant to the project.
Select a topic on ONE big issue that you consider to be a major challenge in contemporary world affairs. Explain how the issue evolved and why you think it is a big challenge facing the world. Identify and propose THREE ways in which the challenge can be resolved to promote peace and prosperity in the world.